WAVELAND, MS (WLOX) - Waveland police responded to Oak Park Apartments late Friday night.
Police Chief Michael Prendergast said the incident was a domestic-related dispute that escalated into a shooting. According to Chief Prendergast, 25-year-old Zachary Bennett shot his girlfriend.
The victim was shot in the leg and transported to a hospital in Gulfport.
Bennett was arrested at the scene and is currently in police custody. He is charged with aggravated domestic violence.